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Career Medical Officer(CMO)

Organisation/Entity: Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District
Job Category:
  • Administration and Clerical | Medical Officers
Job Location:
  • Sydney Region / Sydney - Greater West
Job Reference Number: 428243
Work Type: Casual
Total Remuneration Package: $61.22 - $73.97
Contact: 0247342763 - Dr James Mallows
Closing Date: 05/08/2018 - 11:59 PM


Purpose of Position

The successful applicant will be working as a CMO within the Emergency Department of Nepean Hospital. This will involve working in all areas of the Emergency Department. There is no scope to rotate CMOs to other departments in the hospital. They will be expected to manage patients in an autonomous manner with minimal supervision from the consultant emergency physicians.


Together, Achieving Better Health

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District will drive innovation and excellence in health service delivery that provides safe, equitable, high quality, accessible, timely and efficient services that are responsive to the needs of patients and the community



Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively encourages diversity and inclusion within our workforce.  We encourage applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


About Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District

The Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District provides world-class clinical care, research and innovation, and is committed to providing a workplace culture that values and promotes the growth of high performing teams and individuals.  We are passionate about the work we do, and are committed to improving the health of our local community and enhancing the experience of all our patients. 

See why people like you join our local health district – and welcome to the family!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2FVDzrwYZI


To check out our diverse workforce and see some of our recent innovative and community-focused achievements, browse our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/NepeanBlueMtsLHD

If you would like more information about our Local Health district, please visit our website: http://www.nbmlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/


About Applying

If you read this and think “Wow – that’s me!” then please review the position description and selection criteria for the role.  You will need to submit an application electronically by clicking on the “Apply Now” button.  So that we truly understand how perfect you are for this role, please ensure that you detail your experience, skills, knowledge and any other relevant information by responding to each selection criteria.


To apply, you need to be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or hold an appropriate work visa.

Selection Criteria

MBBS or equivalent. Currently has general registration with the Medical Board of Australia Demonstrated clinical practice as a registered medical practitioner in the last 2 years in a hospital setting appropriate to the needs of emergency medicine. Minimum three years postgraduate experience. Minimum six months emergency medicine experience in an Australia Emergency Department in the last 12 months, preferably as a CMO, SRMO or trainee. Demonstrated effective communication skills, clinical skills, judgment and expertise, teamwork, time management and problem solving skills in the clinical setting. Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement, patient safety and risk management. Evidence of continued professional development and commitment to self-education, experience and willingness to teach junior medical staff. Ability and willingness to work at the facilities within the Network to deliver patient care and preparedness and ability to participate in a 24 hour shift work roster